News RSS Feed

Posted: 30 Jun, 2014

Kevin Osbon at funding seminar Nottingham 11th Feb 2014 - 1

Millions of pounds worth of grants are available for heritage, cultural and arts organisations and projects….but the key is in finding the best way to unlock them. That was the message for representatives from organisations across the Midlands and beyond who were given an insight into how to go about sourcing funding for capital schemes. Experts from Focus Consultants and architects Purcell staged a seminar aimed at unravelling the process of applying for grants and other funds. As well as highlighting the opportunities, the event turned the spotlight on how to overcome challenges and obstacles. The seminar, which was held...

Share post

 
Read more...

Posted: 30 Jun, 2014

Focus Promotions

Focus Consultants has made two senior internal promotions as the company continues to expand. Jason Redfearn has been appointed as a Partner of the business, while surveyor Craig Gould has been promoted to an Associate. Jason, who leads the Energy Carbon Sustainability team at Focus, is based in the Leicester office in Princess Road East. Craig Gould, who is deputy business manager for the building surveying unit, works out of the Nottingham headquarters at Phoenix Business Park. Focus Partner Karl Marriott said: “Both Jason and Craig have been with us for several years and epitomise the Focus spirit and culture....

Share post

 
Read more...

Posted: 30 Jun, 2014

05.May Focus golf day supports charity (1)

A £250 cheque has been handed to charity following an annual golf day staged by Focus Consultants. Focus. which specialises in funding and economic development, project management, chartered surveying and energy, staged the event at Belton Park Golf Club in Grantham. Players donated £250 in the raffle, and the proceeds were presented by Focus Partner Trevor Newton to Jamie Davenport from Macmillan Cancer Support to help fund Macmillan nurses. Trevor, who is based in the Boston office of Focus, organised the event along with Associate Craig Gould, who is based at our Nottingham headquarters. The event, which has become an...

Posted: 30 Jun, 2014

Scout Group

A scout group has been given somewhere safe to store their equipment after Focus Consultants and Linden Homes teamed up to help. Employees at Focus have been working with the 30th Lincoln 1st Bassingham Scout Group to help them find funding to provide a new equipment store to replace old buildings which have to be demolished at their headquarters in Bassingham, near Brant Broughton. Focus spotted a 20-foot metal storage container which had come to the end of its useable life span and which was owned by Linden Homes, a company that Focus has been working with on their Oasis...

Share post

 
Read more...